American Decorative Arts
Maker: Robert Bonynge, American, active. ca. 1731–63

Porringer

1731–63

Pewter

1 15/16 in. (4.9 cm) other (rim): 5 3/8 in.(13.7 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1931.177
Culture: 
American
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Containers - Metals
Geography: 
Made in Boston, Massachusetts
Status: 
On view
Bibliography: 

Ledlie I. Laughlin, Pewter in America: Its Makers and Their Marks, 2 vols. (Boston: Barre Publishers, 1940), n.p., pl. 13, fig. 70.

Graham Hood, American Pewter: Garvan and Other Collections at Yale (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1965), 8, 13, 15, no. 3, ill.

Charles F. Montgomery, A History of American Pewter (New York: Dutton, 1973), 151-53, fig. 9–8.

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